President, The Diamond Firm, Inc.
Candice Taylor is a young, dynamic leader who spearheads Operations for The Diamond Firm, Inc., a full-service woman/minority owned Commercial Construction Contractor headquartered in the City of Detroit. Construction is in her blood especially since her partner doubles as her mother, mentor and best friend. Candice masters the art of the deal and has been the driving force behind The Diamond Firm, Inc. obtaining numerous government contracts and projects within the Metro Detroit area, South Carolina, North Carolina, Las Vegas, Alabama, etc. The Diamond Firm has been honored to be apart of the construction of monumental projects in the City of Detroit such as Paradise Valley and the Fitzgerald Greenway. During her career she has procured over $30 Million worth of contractual work.
Candice Taylor has always been taught that “to whom much is given, much is required”. This is the fuel that keeps her constantly and consistently supporting community efforts through her organizational involvement. Candice serves as the Board Vice President for Michigan Association for Female Entrepreneur (MAFE) which gives, promotes and nurture the entrepreneurial women through business development, workshops, conference and much more. Recently, Candice started a non-profit organization, The Taylor Project, which focuses on youth and community development through arts, development and education. She engages with youth in their passions for arts and music and facilitate opportunities for those gifts to be exposed through performances, creation and education.